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Specialty: Radiation Oncology
Dates: From Jul, 2, 2017 to Jul, 9, 2017
Location: Rome , ITALY
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 650 to 795 USD
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Accreditation: Continuing Education, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: Continuing Education, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC Accredited Continuing Nursing Education Continuing Education, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea or ANCC of any commercial products displayed or used with an activity.

Nurse Practitioners can claim either ANCC Contact Hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ as needed

Pharmacology credits are identified on individual activities.

Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Canadian Physicians: This activity is eligible for Section 1 credits in the Royal College’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program . Participants must log into MAINPORT to claim this activity.

Osteopathic Physicians: This program is eligible for Category 2 credit with the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) .

US or Canadian Family Physicians: Please let us know if you require AAFP Prescribed Credits.

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Communications For Healthcare Providers

Caring for the Caregiver- Work-life Balance

Using a self-awareness worksheet- including professional goals, values and priorities- identify concerns and steps to strengthen and sustain worklife balance.


Select appropriate directive, consultative, democratic and consensus approaches to decisions in order to achieve desired outcome.


Understand guidelines for assessing professional training, experience and readiness for assuming various responsibilities and develop an individualized process for appropriate delegation.

Resolving Misunderstandings

Utilize an approach for clarifying and resolving misunderstandings early on.

Best Practices in Healthcare Communication

Using the narrative small group process, share and adapt useful best practices in staff communication.

Productive Meetings

Identify meeting purposes- problem solving, decision making, informational, planning or a combination- and facilitate agenda items to achieve desired results.

Influencing Colleagues

Understand and apply strategies for generating cooperation and buy-in.

Advocacy and Inquiry

Utilize specific language to communicate the case for change.

Crafting your plan

Develop a follow-up plan in relation to communication strategies and professional renewal that fits your situation and priorities.

The Oncology Care Continuum for Primary Care Providers

Prevention and Screening: Develop communication skills and methods to:

Decrease cancer rates by over 30% through healthy lifestyle choices

Recognize the rewards and controversies of individual cancer screening tests

Diagnosis: Foster effective approaches at communicating unexpected news to:

Prepare yourself before entering the room

Recognize that emotions are data

Offer yourself as a guide not just a fixer

Treatment: Understand recent game-changing advances in cancer immunotherapies to:

Provide the non-oncologist with mechanisms, toxicities and results of new era therapies

Describe how tumors escape control and the results of PD-1 checkpoint inhibitor therapy

Identify specific tumor proteins which can be blocked by molecularly targeted therapies

Survivorship: Meet the needs of those cured of cancer and those with cancer as a chronic condition to:

Transition back to the primary care team after targeted and immunotherapies

Utilize cancer specific follow-up guidelines and care plans

Support individuals who are adjusting to this new normal

Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.


Keith Sullivan, MD 

James B Wyngaarden Professor of Medicine at Duke University. Currently Principal Investigator for the National Scleroderma Transplant Consortium collaborating with private referring physicians, clinicians and researchers in 30 universities.

Keith Sullivan is the James B Wyngaarden Professor of Medicine at Duke University. He recently served as chief of the combined Division of Medical Oncology and Transplantation and is now the Principal Investigator for the National Scleroderma Transplant Consortium. Currently, his interdisciplinary clinical research involves leading a team of colleagues in 30 universities. His Medicine Residency and Fellowship were completed at the University of Washington and for the following twenty five years Dr. Dr. Sullivan served as a member of the Clinical Research Division and head of the Long Term Follow-up Program at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Professional memberships include Executive Committee of the American Society of Hematology, Board of Directors for the Accreditation of Hematopoietic Cell Therapy, Founding President of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Electee of the Association for American Physicians, Electee of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and recognized by the Institute of Scientific Information as a Highly Cited Researcher, Clinical Medicine Category. Experiences with boards, internal and external stakeholders in health care delivery, grants, faculty recruitment and mentoring led to establishing yearly retreats for fellows starting academic careers. Each year the Southeast Fellows Research Skills Retreat hosts 80 fellows and faculty from 12 east coast universities to hone skills in grant writing, research, leadership, communication and career development. An understanding of the challenges shared by physicians in private practice and those practicing in academic settings has influenced his deep commitment to collaboration.

Kristine Sullivan EdD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke University. Currently, faculty for the Southeast Fellows Research Skills Retreat. Executive coach and consultant for program development in leadership and communication. Professional speaker.

Dr. Sullivan earned a doctorate in Educational Leadership from Seattle University. Her approach to leadership is informed by research on emerging interdisciplinary leadership models. Her doctoral dissertation, Empowerment AND Control: A New Management Paradigm, included interviews with prominent CEOs selected for their effectiveness in working with a diverse workforce. Based on this study, she co-authored a business book: Wide Awake in Seattle, Success Stories of Outstanding Leaders Who Learned to Share Leadership. For the last ten years, Dr. Sullivan has served as director, founding faculty and consultant for inaugural physician leadership programs sponsored by medical societies in North Carolina, Texas, Tennessee and Georgia. Core components of the annual programs include professional development, team building, communication, collaboration, influence, work/ life integration and opportunities for individual mentoring. During this time Dr. Sullivan has also served as an adjunct assistant professor for Duke University. Teaching has included leadership courses for physicians, scientists, engineers and Fuqua's Week-end and Global Executive MBA programs. Currently, Dr. Sullivan is serving as faculty for the Southeast Fellows Research Skills Retreat. As an independent consultant and professional speaker, she coaches, advises for leadership and communication program development, and presents keynotes, workshops and retreats for professional organizations.

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